After claiming a crucial two points at Swangard Stadium last weekend, Whitecaps FC 2 are set to hit the road to face Real Monarchs at Zions Bank Stadium in Merriman, Utah. The young 'Caps will look to claim an important three points as they continue their quest to secure a spot in the MLS NEXT Pro playoffs.
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Real Monarchs vs. Whitecaps FC 2
Friday, August 5, 2022 – 7:30 p.m. PT
Zions Bank Stadium – Merriman, UT
UTAH CALLING: Whitecaps FC 2 are set to take on Real Monarchs in the third and final meeting between the two teams this season. Earlier in the year, the young 'Caps battled to a 2-2 draw in regulation and claimed a 3-1 shootout win. Then, at the start of June, WFC2 erupted for a 4-0 win at Swangard Stadium, thanks to goals from Simon Becher, Elage Bah, Jay Herdman and Joe Hanson.
PLAYOFF RACE: With six matches remaining in the MLS NEXT Pro regular season, WFC2 sit three points outside the playoff places heading into the weekend's action. The young 'Caps have three remaining home matches in their schedule, as well as three matches on the road.